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Putting the right safety infrastructure in place is an important part of carrying out work at height, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has argued.HSE inspector Damien Milbourne pointed out that the "clear risks" presented by working above the ground underlines the necessity of providi...
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Allowing external companies to come in to a workplace and check the safety standards could help to ensure employees are working in a safe environment.Jane White, research and information services manager at the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, explained that most companies will be fine...
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The use of fall arrest equipment could have an impact on the number of accidents that take place at work.Speaking after a court case which saw WJ Watkins and Son fined after one of its members of staff suffered a fractured skull in a fall, Health and Safety Executive inspector Simon Jones said the c...
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The way in which pesticides are used and stored can require a high degree of care, with material that is not used properly posing a big risk to the health of the people around it.Strong chemicals that are used to kill plants and weeds need to be stored properly, with Elaine Close, from the Chemicals...
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